Jun 13, 2016

Quake risks rise in areas along Nankai Trough: report

The probability of a strong earthquake occurring in areas along the Nankai Trough within 30 years has risen by 1 to 2 percentage points, a new report has found. A quake measuring lower 6 or stronger on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7 ...

May 19, 2016

JFA to donate ¥25 million to Kumamoto Prefecture

The Japan Football Association said Thursday a revenue of ¥25 million ($227,250) raised from this month’s charity match between Japan’s Under-23 team and Ghana will be donated to quake-hit Kumamoto Prefecture. Japan’s U-23s won 3-0 last week in Tosu, in nearby Saga Prefecture, almost ...